The mountains such as Mount Edith Cavell, Roche Miette, Mount Rundle, Mount Stephen or Mount Field strike you with awe. Their origin of their spectacular beauty is described so that everyone can understand.
What about those hot springs? Check out Miette Hot Springs in Jasper; Cave and Basin National Historic Site in Banff; or Cold Sulphur Spring in Jasper.
The spectacular scenery of Canada's Rocky Mountain National Parks scenery is the result of ongoing erosion of the rugged mountain peaks. Landslides, rockfalls, river erosion, glaciers, rock glaciers, and talus slopes all contribute to sculpting the mountain landscape. This tour guide explores the Rocky Mountains.